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University endowment fund awards mandate
KANIKA SOOD  |  MONDAY, 3 SEP 2018
... team was "highly regarded and solid" and had "proven experience in delivering financial returns within an environmental, social and governance framework", according to a statement from the manager. Aberdeen Standard Investments Australia ...
Industry fund awards fixed income ESG mandate
KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 29 AUG 2018
... complements our commitment to earning long-term sustainable returns for our members while actively managing the environmental, social and governance risks across our investment portfolio," Turnbull said. About 15% of the mandate will be invested in ...
Industry fund awards sustainable equities mandate
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  TUESDAY, 28 AUG 2018
... investment requirements within emerging markets. "We were particularly attracted to Robeco's strong focus on environmental, social and governance criteria and how they are embedded within the investment process. It is an important consideration ...
Former licensee chief to lead fund manager
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  TUESDAY, 21 AUG 2018
... as chief operating officer of CommSec and is a former national chief executive of Australia's largest environmental NGO, Greening Australia. Clime said managing director and founder John Abernethy will switch his focus to growth ...
JPMorgan fund excludes tobacco, cuts fees
DARREN SNYDER  |  TUESDAY, 21 AUG 2018
... points will be applied to the fund." J.P. Morgan Asset Management Australia chief executive Rachel Farrell said environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors have become powerful tools to ensure investments are focused on sustained growth and ...
Global equities fund purges tobacco, fossil fuels
KANIKA SOOD  |  FRIDAY, 17 AUG 2018
... requirements when it comes to sustainability. It is our belief that there is no single right approach to environmental, social, governance andregulation (ESGR) integration, so our investment approach incorporates a blend of industry ...
New fund to invest in "clean disruption" tech
KANIKA SOOD  |  TUESDAY, 14 AUG 2018
... entry point for anyone in Australia who would like to invest in a fund that aligns to their values of environmental consciousness. "For example, the fact that air pollution is the fourth largest killer of people globally is something we ...
Commitment to ethical investing booms
KARREN VERGARA  |  THURSDAY, 9 AUG 2018
... investments that align with their values," he said. In July, RIAA reported investments delivering social and environmental impact alongside financial returns have risen to $5.8 billion , representing a $4.6 billion increase since the 2014-15 ...
Leading philanthropic couple honoured
HARRISON WORLEY  |  FRIDAY, 27 JUL 2018
... Discrimination Project International Philanthropy Award: Wheelton Philanthropy and Bali Children Foundation Environmental Philanthropy Award: Purves Environmental Fund and WWF Australia for the Ending Excessive Tree Clearing Campaign Strategy
Member takes $50 billion industry fund to court
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 25 JUL 2018
... ESG risks, when selecting investments in their portfolios and when exercising voting rights." Despite this, Environmental Justice Australia principal lawyer David Barnden said Rest has long-term investments in property and infrastructure and ...
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